Mr Partington is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon working in Northumbria NHS Trust and Private Practice since 1998.
Graduate of Newcastle upon Tyne Medical School, and trained in Newcastle based Registrar rotation and London, Ontario, Canada, sub- specialising in Hip and Knee surgery.
He has particular interest in hip and knee joint replacement and revision (re-do joint replacement) surgery, knee and hip arthroscopy and arthroscopic hip impingement surgery.
Mr Partington performs approximately 200 primary hip and knee replacements, 50 revision joint replacements and 60 hip arthroscopies each year.
He organises Royal College of Surgeons Hip and Knee Replacement courses, and has taught recently in the UK, Germany, Ireland and Italy on the subject of joint replacement. he is currently an examiner for the FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedics) examination.